The routine of death
- UNCOMMON STRENGTH: A TALE OF THE ART OF LIVING. Reilly-Sandoval, Arlene // Reflections: Narratives of Professional Helping;Spring2011, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p10
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of how she gains insight, compassion and understanding on facing mortality with rare strength.
- THE AUTHOR'S FASCINATION FOR OAK TEACHES HIM A LESSON IN MORTALITY. Kelly, Tom // Sports Illustrated;04/18/1983, Vol. 58 Issue 16, p102
A personal narrative is presented which explores how the author's long-standing relationship with a cherrybark oak tree taught him a lesson about human mortality.
- From Intention to Action. Kottler, Jeffrey // Psychotherapy Networker Magazine;Nov/Dec2008, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p42
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience in Nepal to conduct research on maternal mortality by interviewing new mothers on their childbirth experience.
- Teaching Death. May, Todd // Creative Nonfiction;2010, Issue 38, p58
Presents a personal narrative which explores the author's experience of conducting a course about the mortality of man.
- Greener Pastures. Wight, Nancy // Arabian Horse World;Mar2010, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p168
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of how their lives have been changed because of their pet horse that died in a freak accident.
- Those we lost. // New Internationalist;Mar2009, Issue 420, p10
The article presents accounts of three women in Afghanistan who died from childbirth complications: a personal narrative from the first woman's sister, a personal narrative from the second woman's husband, and a photo essay of the third woman's experience.
- Starting out: STUDENT EXPERIENCES IN THE REAL WORLD OF NURSING. WATCHING A CHILD DIE TAUGHT ME THAT NOT EVERYONE CAN BE HELPED. Preston, Marie // Nursing Standard;6/22/2011, Vol. 25 Issue 42, p27
The author presents a personal narrative of her experience watching a five-year-old boy die when she was a first-year nursing student and how a staff nurse persuaded her to go into the high dependency unit despite her initial refusal to witness the child's end.
- A PIECE OF MY MIND. Hope. Wani, Lubna // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;8/25/2010, Vol. 304 Issue 8, p835
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of seeing her mother's courage in facing her mortality while suffering from breast cancer.
- A LESSON BEFORE DYING. Miller, Mitzi // Essence (Time Inc.);Aug2007, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p136
The article discusses the author's experience of dealing with a terminal illness. She describes how having an end-stage cirrhosis brought on by autoimmune hepatitis transformed her life. She cites some of the lessons she learned from her illness, as well as her efforts to confront mortality. The...